record stores http://kuow.org en Slideshow: Tacoma's Tower Records http://kuow.org/post/slideshow-tacomas-tower-records <p><em>KUOW listeners Whitney Keyes and Chris Porter share their memories of </em><em>Tacoma Tower Records with</em><em> us.</em></p><p><strong>Whitney Keyes</strong></p><p>“I grew up in Tacoma, Washington, and my favorite record store on the planet was the Tower Records near the Tacoma Mall. It was the go-to place to get the hottest 45s and albums -- and check out cute boys!</p><p>“I LOVED going down every aisle, alphabetically in my fave music categories, looking at the covers -- front and back of EVERY record.</p> Sat, 19 Jan 2013 00:07:46 +0000 Amber Cortes 6830 at http://kuow.org Slideshow: Tacoma's Tower Records Slideshow: Fallout Records http://kuow.org/post/slideshow-fallout-records <p><em>Tim Hayes and Rob Fletcher share their memories of Fallout Records.</em></p><p><strong>Tim Hayes, Owner, 1999-2003</strong></p><p>"Fallout Records was a fiercely independent record-skateboard-zine/comic store that supplied the progressive, free-thinking consumer with creative alternative choices they couldn't find elsewhere or had no idea existed.</p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 23:54:16 +0000 Amber Cortes 6829 at http://kuow.org Slideshow: Fallout Records